Brown warts

Brown warts also known as Seborrhoeic keratoses are benign “wart-like” growths on the skin. Seborrhoeic keratoses affect all racial groups and most commonly appear after the age of 40 years although some people may develop them earlier. MORE

Biopsy of the Skin

Biopsy of the Skin  What is a biopsy of the skin? A skin biopsy is one of the most important tools in the diagnosis and management of skin diseases. It involves removing a small piece of skin for evaluation under the microscope by the pathologist. Why is a skin biopsy needed? A skin biopsy is […]

Biologic treatments used in dermatology

Biologic treatments used in dermatology What are biologic treatments? Biologics are medications made from human or animal proteins. They are designed to specifically target biologic pathways that cause inflammation in the skin and other organs. Biologics have been used in many people worldwide to treat severe psoriasis, psoriatic arthritis, other types of arthritis and inflammatory […]